Best Friend’s Day is June 8th. What a perfect time to grab some friends and be a tourist in your own city. Spend some time touring the city with these fun activities near Spoke this June.
Grab your walking shoes or hop on two wheels for a tour off the beaten path around West Loop. There’s a tour to match your interests, from art to food, skylines to architecture, you’ll find some hidden gems near Spoke. Dive into the history, culture and food of Chicago on one of these tours less than 15 minutes from your Spoke home.
Take in the Chicago views while paddling along the Chicago River. Choose between a variety of group tours including a Ghosts and Gangsters tour. You can also just rent a kayak and be your own tour guide, taking in the views and sites at your leisure. Located on the Riverwalk, your kayaking adventure is only a seven minute bike ride from Spoke.
Enjoy a fun run that will leave you blasted with color as you run around the city. Get your friends together for The Color Run 5k taking place on June 17th. Make sure you wear white to get the most out of the run. This run is partnered with Back on My Feet, an organization combating homelessness through a commitment to running that leads to job training and other resources. Get out there an run in the “happiest 5k on the planet” just a 15-20 minute drive from Spoke.
There’s always more we can see and do around Chicago. We hope you get outside and explore the city with these activities near Spoke this June. You might just learn something new!